November 26th, my midwife came over for a homevisit. We went over all the homebirth supplies and did the usual exam and chatting stuff. Sprout was confused to see her in our home at first, but quickly warmed up and started showing off. He helped give her a tour of our home and brought her [...]
Last weekend I had my blessingway. It was amazing. We read poems, did some inspirational art, tied ourselves together with hemp (lol), and created a wonderfully supportive and loving atmosphere to help me prepare for the work of labor and birth ahead. I was gifted with things to help me through labor and beyond: a [...]
So, tonight Sprout took a late nap/early bedtime and I thought it would be a good time to start on Lady Eleanor. I cast on 56 stitches with my Bamboo Cotton and got to work. Then I realized that maybe some practice would be in order since I’ve never actually done entrelac before. I’m glad [...]
I’m addicted. I joined back in May – which was pretty late to the game, but I’ve only just started using it now. I can’t believe what an awesome resource I was missing out on – well, had I been knitting. It is absolute perfection. I can easily keep track of things that I want to knit, [...]
I don’t know if this could be considered nesting or not. I get together with two lovely ladies for craft time nearly every week. They decided they wanted to learn to knit, so I think I can accredit them with giving me the knitting bug again. We all have toddler boys and decided a good [...]
I’ll spare you all the gushing I did in my livejournal about Obama and America. Let’s just say that I’m overjoyed with the results.
No, not the group.
Tonight I ate black eyed peas for luck. I plan on staying up as late as I can to watch the election results. I really wish that I could attend or host a watch party. Unfortunately, things like that are hard to manage with a toddler and when most of your friends have [...]